Educational Leadership (MS) – On-Campus

Educational Leadership – On-Campus Degree Overview

The Master of Science in Education Leadership program at Thomas is designed to help advance your professional career—on a timeline that works for you. This part-time program features a mix of online, in-person, and hybrid format classes designed to enhance your research, analytical, and interpretive skills.

The program is designed for certified teachers with career experience in public or private pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12 settings who are seeking state certification to be an administrator. This is an essential degree for advancement in education administration and leadership that is aligned with the State of Maine requirements for Assistant Principal and Principal/Superintendent certification.

“This program has opened my mind to a deeper and broader way of thinking. They have helped with solidifying what I am doing right as well as what I need to change and make better.”

Shannon Curtis MS ’21, Local Educator

At a Glance

  • Career-focused curriculum
  • Leadership development

Key Courses

  • School Law for Administrators
  • Organizational Behavior and Change in Schools
  • Supervision and Evaluation of Personnel
  • Educational Leadership

Where are program alumni employed?

  • Jobs for Maine Graduates
  • Messalonskee High School
  • Augusta School Department